"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Silloth Beach

Silloth beach is a large flat expanse of sand with some patches of pebbles. A band of sand dunes follows the coastline near this bathing water.

Beach type: Sand/Shingle/conrete

Nearest town: Silloth

Local authority: Cumbria County Council

OS Grid Reference: NY104534

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Things to see and do near Silloth Beach

  • The Gincase Farm Park (3m)
  • John Paul Jones Cottage (8m)
  • Southerness Lighthouse (8m)
  • Caerlaverock Castle (9m)
  • Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust (9m)
  • The Devils Porridge Exhibition (12m)
  • New Abbey Corn Mill (12m)
  • Sweetheart Abbey (12m)
  • Shambellie House Museum of Costume (12m)

Tourist Information

Silloth
Tourist Information Centre
10 Criffel Street
Silloth-on-Solway
Nr Wigton
Cumbria
England
CA7 4DD

Phone 016973 31944

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Friday 26 May

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
ESE
Pressure 1020
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 21°C
(feels like 20°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
SSE
Pressure 1019
Humidity 60%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 24°C
(feels like 23°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 5mph.
S
Pressure 1018
Humidity 51%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 24°C
(feels like 23°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
WSW
Pressure 1017
Humidity 50%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 23°C
(feels like 23°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
NE
Pressure 1015
Humidity 57%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 20°C
(feels like 18°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
ESE
Pressure 1015
Humidity 69%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
07:35 BST
(06:35 GMT)
High Tide
12:45 BST
(11:45 GMT)
Low Tide
19:56 BST
(18:56 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point and may not be accurate for this location. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.

In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use. Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.

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Silloth is a small town on the edge of the Solway Firth. It has an area of docks with extensive sandy beaches, backed by dunes to the south and shingle beaches with groynes and concrete sea defences adjacent to the town.

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